Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 70 61
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9 +1
Contract jobs citing OO 13 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.56% 1.43% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.78% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 7
South Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £345 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.80% -23.33% -
10th Percentile £350 £296 £274
90th Percentile £438 £427 £530
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

OO is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 691 953 800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 82.95% 80.15% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 648 575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +19.40%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £227
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 49
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £22.50 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +62.16% -11.13%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.36 £9.00
90th Percentile £46.98 £48.75 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing OO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for OO in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OO in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in South Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +10 11 £365 +5.80% 5
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Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) BDD
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) RESTful
4 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
4 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
4 4 (30.77%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (30.77%) API Development
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) Maven
4 4 (30.77%) JUnit
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (30.77%) Virtual Team
4 4 (30.77%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
6 2 (15.38%) Selenium
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
6 2 (15.38%) Sass
6 2 (15.38%) AngularJS

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Apache ServiceMix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 4 (30.77%) JUnit
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Automation Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
1 4 (30.77%) RESTful
1 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) Node.js
3 2 (15.38%) React
3 2 (15.38%) Redux
3 2 (15.38%) Sass
3 2 (15.38%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (30.77%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) BDD
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) API Development
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) OOD
6 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) SOLID
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 1 (7.69%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (7.69%) API Design
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.69%) DSDM
7 1 (7.69%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle